BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Staff Manufacturing Engineer Operations in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
Job Description Summary
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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.
Our vision for Diabetes Care at BD
Delivering solutions that minimize the burdens and complications associated with diabetes
About the role:
Diabetes Cares is comprised of approximately 2,500 associates globally and is headquartered in Franklin Lakes, NJ with the role located at any of the Diabetes Care sites located in Franklin Lakes NJ, Holdrege NE or Dun Laoghaire Ireland; location determined by the individual.
As part of the Manufacturing Support team, you will play a meaningful role in both executing manufacturing strategies and providing core sustaining engineering support and leadership.
The Staff Manufacturing Engineer will support the operations team in assisting in developing strategies for existing and new Diabetes Care products. This hardworking and passionate individual will be responsible for delivering innovative and practical manufacturing solutions that support various product development road maps. In addition to technical expertise, you will bring strong leadership and team building skills encouraging an environment of growth and personal development.
In addition, you'll provide both leadership and support sustaining engineering – ensuring both our manufacturing plants and corporate functions have adequate operations support.
Key responsibilities will include:
Development of Operations Strategies needed to support activities for the Injection Platform including but not limited to: Design for Molding/Manufacturing, Cost estimates, Capital requirements, Capacities, Technology, Architecture, Capabilities Analysis, and Materials Sourcing in a regulated industry
Support architecture and product development activities by providing operations leadership to the team by conducting analyses, giving technical support and recommendations of effective solutions to operational issues, product cost, and asset utilization
Develop, maintain and coordinate the tracking of major operational metrics (ie balanced score card, capacity utilization, waste and uptime pareto charts, value stream mapping) using an SAP/ERP environment and make improvements as needed to remain aligned to business needs and priorities
Lead project plans by collaborating with leadership in manufacturing facilities, the leaders within the company (Finance, R&D) and external suppliers/vendors
Provide a link between the Manufacturing sites, Product Development teams and the Process Development groups on new product development, including satellite design centers, on rapid prototyping, pilot line scale-up and process development, clinical and DV build capabilities
Education and experience requirements:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Mechanical or related Engineering field is required
The candidate must have a minimum of 8 years proven experience, and knowledge in the fields of process development, manufacturing, and project engineering in a manufacturing plant
Strong project management and experience working with internal and external partners; including managing budgets (expense & capital), timelines, design scope and manufacturing activities
Experience developing equipment and processes for high volume manufacturing
Experience with ISO requirements and GMP guidelines, FDA regulations, medical device design control, and manufacturing scale up processes
Experience participating in multi-functional teams and NPD design transfer to manufacturing
Desired skills and abilities:
Must be highly motivated with good organizational and analytical/technical problem-solving skills
Very strong and effective social skills with the ability to lead and develop others
Ability to manage competing simultaneous priorities effectively
Demonstrated understanding of process development considerations for tightly controlled, high-volume manufacturing designs & processes
Hands-on experience in the troubleshooting of machines and process operations for high-speed automation, including packaging
Excellent understanding of medical device product development risk management methodologies
Clear understanding and hands-on experience of product and process validation including V&V, TMV, FAI, FAT/SAT, IQ/OQ/PQ, etc
Solid understanding of Design of Experiments (DOE), Design for Manufacturing/Assembly (DFM/A), Measurement System Analysis (MSA), Gage R&R, and Design Control
Six Sigma, Lean and Continuous Improvement (CI) proficiency with experience in waste reduction
Experience managing capital budgets and project timelines
Demonstrated proficiency with data analysis and statistical techniques
Experienced SolidWorks, MS Office / Project / Visio user
SAP experience preferred.
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Why join us?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.
To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/
Primary Work Location
USA NJ - Franklin Lakes
IRL Dun Laoghaire - Pottery Road, USA NE - Holdrege
NA (United States of America)
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